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Swanson & Valentino

Author: Gloria SwansonRudolph ValentinoJames MasonDavid GillKevin BrownlowAll authors
Publisher: New York : HBO Video, ©1980.
Series: Thames video collection.; Hollywood.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Two great stars personified Hollywood: Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valentino. She sacrificed everything for stardom. He did nothing to seek the adoration which ultimately engulfed him. Swanson recalls her meteoric rise--and fall--with remarkable candor. Valentino's brother helps tell the story of the young Italian who became the silver screen's Great Lover--but whose private life failed to match his public image.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Television programs
Named Person: Gloria Swanson; Rudolph Valentino
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gloria Swanson; Rudolph Valentino; James Mason; David Gill; Kevin Brownlow; Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1559830395 9781559830393
OCLC Number: 19891542
Notes: "0268."
"Hi-Fi."
Not rated.
"A celebration of the American silent film"--Container.
Credits: Executive producer, Mike Wooler ; writers-directors-producers, David Gill, Kevin Brownlow.
Performer(s): James Mason.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Contents: "Includes rare footage and excerpts from": Sadie Thompson (1928) --
Queen Kelly (1928) --
The Sheik (1921) --
The Eagle (1925) --
Pullman bride (1917) --
Male and female (1919) --
Zaza (1923) --
Manhandled (1924) --
Stage struck (1925) --
Loves of Sunya (1927) --
Sunset Boulevard (1950) --
Four horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921) --
Blood and sand (1922) --
Monsieur Beaucaire (1924) --
Son of the shiek (1926).
Series Title: Thames video collection.; Hollywood.
Other Titles: Swanson and Valentino
Responsibility: Thames Television.

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Two great stars personified Hollywood: Gloria Swanson and Rudolph Valentino. She sacrificed everything for stardom. He did nothing to seek the adoration which ultimately engulfed him. Swanson recalls her meteoric rise--and fall--with remarkable candor. Valentino's brother helps tell the story of the young Italian who became the silver screen's Great Lover--but whose private life failed to match his public image.

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